Mary McDonnell

American Actress Mary McDonnell

Career Timeline

Mary Eileen McDonnell (born April 28, 1952) is an American film, stage, and television actress. She received an Academy Award nomination for her role as Stands With A Fist in Dances with Wolves, and she is also very well known for her performance as President Laura Roslin in Battlestar Galactica, the President's wife in Independence Day, and for her starring role in Donnie Darko as the title character's mother.

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Birth Date
Age 66
Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Actor
Film Industry

Top Movies

Top Earning Movies


Year Movie Country Role Credit Ratings
2011 Scream 4 United States Kate Roberts Actor 0.00
2011 Margin Call United States Mary Rogers Actor 0.00
2001 Donnie Darko United States Mrs. Rose Darko Actor 0.00
1996 Independence Day United States First Lady Marilyn Whitmore Actor 0.00
1992 Passion Fish United States May-Alice Culhane Actor 0.00
1991 Grand Canyon United States Claire Actor 0.00
1990 Dances with Wolves United Kingdom, United States Stands With A Fist Actor 0.00
1987 Matewan United States Elma Radnor Actor 0.00